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In 1596, English navigator Sir Francis Drake died off the coast of Panama; he was buried at sea.
In 1945, during World War II, Allied supplies began reaching China over the newly reopened Burma Road.
In 1973, a cease-fire officially went into effect in the Vietnam War.
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